Open as PDF
Chapter 9 Maintenance and Troubleshooting
132 Chapter 9 Maintenance and Troubleshooting
List of alarm messages and associated directions
Here is a list of alarm messages and associated
directions to appear on the monitor screen. It also
shows the corresponding alarm messages to appear on
the sub LCD of this unit.
In this list the “Causes” of alarm are arranged in
alphabetic order of the first word of their phrases.
Alarm messages and associated directions
Alarm message on monitor screen Direction Alarm message on sub
A cleaning tape has been inserted. The tape will automatically be ejected after cleaning
A non-standard ref. signal is being used for
Use a standard signal. REF NON-STD
Abnormal settings selected in setup menu. Correct the setup menu settings. Contact your
Sony dealer if this alarm message appears again
after making corrections.
Audio not editable on this tape. Use a tape recorded in 2-channel (48 kHz) or
4-channel (32 kHz) mode.
Use a tape having audio signals recorded in locked
Audio REC mode selection different from
audio on tape.
Select the same audio recording mode as that of
A mode err
Audio REC (recording) mode cannot be
changed during recording.
— REC mode!
Counter mode is selected. Use the COUNTER SELECT button to display the
time data indication TC or UB in the sub LCD.
Input selection cannot be changed in REC
— REC mode!
Input signal does not conform to DVCAM/DV
— Unknown Sig
Input signal is 625/50. — 625/50 sig!
Input signal is 525/60. — 525/60 sig!
Input video is not detected. Check the input video signal indication in the sub
LCD and supply an appropriate video signal.
Moisture has been detected. Keep the power on and wait until this alarm
No cassette in VTR. Load a cassette. No Cass.!
Record inhibit plug on the cassette is set to
Set the REC/SAVE switch on the cassette to REC. REC INHI.!
Remote mode is selected.
Set the REMOTE/LOCAL switch to LOCAL. REMOTE!